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Private James Cassidy

2nd Battalion Cameronians ( Scottish Rifles )
Service No: 7370

James  Cassidy grave





Personal details

Family Information

Son of Patrick and Ann Murphy Cassidy who arrived in Coatbridge around 1870 from Ireland.

Born / Resided

Motherwell / 13 Buchanan St, Coatbridge


Killed in Action 10/03/1915 at Neuve Chappelle


Hamilton 1914


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32 / DOB - 04/04/1882

Buried / Remembered

Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France

Additional Information

James was one of 149 members of his Battalion (not including Officers) who fell on the opening day of the Battle of Neuve Chappelle on the 10/03/1915. See photos for James` name on the Le Touret Memorial

  Medal Index Card  newspaper clipping  additional photo

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